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Poll Results: 9800GX2 or 4870

 
  • 24% (9)
    9800 GX2
  • 29% (11)
    HD4870
  • 45% (17)
    Be bold! Crossfire 4870!
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post #11 of 15
Go for the 9800 GX2, or wait for the radeon HD4870
    
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post #12 of 15
I'm going to have to say CF 4870's.
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post #13 of 15
The 4870 will most likely be more powerful than the 9800gx2, cost less and use less power.

Crossfire would be even more powerful

If you have the money for 9800gx2, then wait and get 4870's crossfired.
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post #14 of 15
I definitely would have to say crossfire the HD4870's. I think you will be the happiest with that combo. I know one 4850 is nice, but I think 2 x 4870 will completely rule!
post #15 of 15
From the reviews so far I would have to go with a 4870 CF.
 
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